What are the display settings of a theme?

Display settings of theme are used to customize the look and feel of your site, such as displaying a slogan or a logo.

How to change the display settings of a theme

Note: The display settings available will depend on the theme you are using.

Enabling/disabling the display of page elements (logo, site name, site slogan, etc)

  1. Click on 'Appearance' in the admin toolbar.
    The Administration toolbar

  2. Click on the 'Settings' link for the theme you are using. This theme will be labeled as the "default theme".
    Settings link for default theme

  3. Some settings available for every theme are option to display a logo, site name and site slogan. To enable or disable the display of a page element, click on the “Toggle Display” link to expand the field group and then check/uncheck the box for that element.
    Toggle Display heading

    Toggle display elements

Changing the site name and site slogan

See the support article Changing the site name and/or site slogan of your site.

Changing the logo

  1. Be sure that the checkbox for 'Logo' in the 'Toggle Display' section is checked. See the section 'Enabling/disabling the display of page elements' above.
    Check box to display a logo

  2. Click on the 'Logo Image Settings' heading to expand the field group.
    The \"Logo Image Settings" section heading

  3. Un-check the 'Use the default logo' checkbox.
    Un-checked \"use the default logo" field

  4. Click the 'Browse...' button in the 'Upload logo image' field and select the image you want to use.
    Browse button to upload a logo image

    The file name of the image should fill the 'Upload logo image' field.
    The upload logo image field after selecting an image

  5. Click the 'Save configuration' button at the bottom of the page.
    A portion of the theme settings form

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June 24, 2016